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Isla Bastimentos

Up in the Hill - Coffee Shop & Organic Farm


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


$2 - $8
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Reviewed August 17, 2019

My husband, two teenage children and myself all LOVED this tour! One of our favorites in Panama hands-down and it wasn't even all about the chocolate. Owners, Javier and Jeanette, have created something earth-changing that our world desperately needs right now. In less than 20...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Tina H
Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

We loved being shown around this family run organic farm. You hear of what the place was like 20 years ago and how they have transformed it to what it is today, a tropical self sufficient paradise. After being shown all that is grown, you’re...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful morning spent on 2 hour tour around the beautiful farm, returned to jungle from pasture la d 20years ago. Then great organic food all produced on the farm. A main of information and such an inspiring family. Absolutely loved it, don't miss out on...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank suebF7253XP
Reviewed April 17, 2019

This was the highlight of my trip to Bastimentos. It is truly "Up in the Hill" but the effort required to get there is totally worth it (especially when you see their boys sprint past you on the trip up!). Javier gave such an informative...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank teenym24
Reviewed April 5, 2019

we spent one week on the island of bastimentos and this was one of our favorite days. they give a fantastic, informative and interesting tour of their organic hill top farm. one highlight was getting to taste so many of the foods after the tour....More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 10, 2019

whether an organic coffee shop is your thing or not the sheer effort it took to get this place built up in the hill is absolutely incredible. The service was very friendly and the lemonade was delicious. If you dont like being eaten alive by...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Rhonda E
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Jeanette’s Up in the Hill coffee shop and cafe was truly welcome gem and the pinnacle of our hike over the mountain to the beach beyond. Truly a breath of fresh air in the humidity of the day. The coffee is delicious - we both...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

Jeanette, Javier, and their three boys are really making this planet better in so many ways. From the moment I arrived I was greeted warmly like I was the friend they were waiting for. The tour of the farm (which only began 20 years ago...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 729mego
Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

The best tea I have ever tasted! Such a surprise to find this lovely resting spot on Bastimentos. An absolute must. Try the brownies-they are like heaven ❤️

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LisaMama13
Reviewed February 13, 2019

Went on a tour, the owners are really dedicated to permacultue organic farm. The tour was very informative, followed in the end with amazing natural feast of their produce. Worth every penny!

Date of visit: February 2019
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